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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in black enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3223&A-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain. The cup is bowl-shaped and both pieces are transfer-printed in black with milkmaids and cattle in landscapes. The saucer is inscribed: 'Hancock, fecit.'

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in black enamel

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in black enamel, Worcester porcelain factory, England, ca. 1765

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Transfer-printed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Cattle; Milkmaids

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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